Lord Peter: A Collection of All the Lord Peter Wimsey Stories

Lord Peter: A Collection of All the Lord Peter Wimsey Stories

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Lord Peter: A Collection of All the Lord Peter Wimsey Stories by Dorothy L. Sayers

One of the founding mothers of mystery, Dorothy Sayers first introduced the popular character Lord Peter Wimsey in 1923 with the publication of Whose Body? Over the next twenty years, more novels and short stories about the aristocratic amateur sleuth appeared, each one as cunningly written as the next. Now in single volume, here are all the Lord Peter Wimsey stories, a treasure for any mystery lover. From "The Fantastic Horror of the Cat in the Bag" to "The Image in the Mirror" and "Talboys," this collection is Lord Peter at his best — and a true testament to the art of detective fiction.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780060550394
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 09/01/1986
Series: Lord Peter Wimsey Series
Pages: 512

About the Author

Dorothy L. Sayers was born in 1893. She was one of the first women to be awarded a degree by Oxford University, and later she became a copywriter at an ad agency. In 1923 she published her first novel featuring the aristocratic detective Lord Peter Wimsey, who became one of the world's most popular fictional heroes. She died in 1957.

Date of Birth:

June 13, 1893

Date of Death:

December 17, 1957

Place of Birth:

Oxford, England

Education:

B.A., Oxford University, 1915; M.A., B.C.L., 1920

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